New restrictions in the face of a second COVID-19 are putting pressure on Canada's economy.
Economists are warning that December could be an ugly month for jobs in Canada.
Women got hit harder in the layoffs, and now they're being rehired more slowly.
Statistics Canada's data for March captures only a part of the economic damage from COVID-19.
The new Canada Emergency Response Benefit will leave people better off than Employment Insurance, a new analysis says.
The jump in the jobless rate is the largest the country has seen since 2009.
The country added another 54,000 jobs in September, but private-sector employment is falling.
On the bright side, wages are growing at the fastest pace in 10 years.
The unemployment rate in Quebec and among young workers is the lowest in data going back to 1976.
Quebec and Alberta led the way in a surprisingly strong month for job creation.